To the left, you will find a college planning timeline for students at each grade level. Completing these tasks will help students and families stay on-track and in-the-know. College planning in the upper school begins freshman year. Do not wait until junior or senior year to plan for college – you may miss out on some great opportunities!
Grades 9 and 10 are focused on creating college awareness,emphasizing the importance of earning good grades, and getting involved in activities that reflect the student's interest. It is important for students to understand that the work they do throughout high school will be part of the transcript sent to the colleges they choose. It is also important for underclassmen to find a balance between academics and extracurricular activities of merit.
Grades 11 and 12 are focused on narrowing the college search, exploring schools that match the individual student's interests,goals and family considerations. Students have the opportunity to work one-on-one with a counselor to plan testing, college visitations, and college applications.
Click on the appropriate grade level to the left to begin!